Expanding its Chrome OS based devices portfolio, Acer has announced addition of Acer Chromebase all-in-one desktop. The highlight of the desktop is that it features a touch screen display. As for specifications, the Chromebase is powered by a quad-core NVIDIA Tegra K1 processor and sports a 21.5-inch 1080p full HD resolution display with 178-degree viewing angle featuring 10-point touch technology. Read on to find more information on specifications, features, price and availability of the the device.
The desktop also houses an in-built webcam for video calling. As far as connectivity is concerned, the device comes with Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, HDMI out, USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 options. Additionally, the device comes with 100 gigabytes of Google Drive storage.
Key Features of Acer Chromebase All-In-One Desktop
- Processor: quad-core NVIDIA Tegra K1
- Display: 21.5-inch full HD (1080p, 178-degree viewing angle, 10-point touch technology)
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, HDMI out, USB 3.0 and USB 2.0
- 100 gigabytes Google Drive storage
“The touch-enabled configuration of the Acer Chromebase is the industry’s first all-in-one Chrome OS desktop with touch display, continuing Acer’s leadership in the Chrome OS market after launching the first 15.6-inch display Chromebook and fastest-performing commercial Chromebook. According to the latest data from Gartner, Acer Group is currently the world’s leading Chromebook brand with over 36% market share in 2014,” says Acer in a press note.
Acer also launched its Chromebook C910 in March. Specifications of the Chromebook include 15.6-inch full-HD (1920 x 1080 pixels resolution) display, 5th Generation Intel Core i5 processor, 4 GB of RAM, 32 GB inbuilt storage and offers up to 8 hours of battery life. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11AC with MIMO technology, Bluetooth 4.0, HDMI port, USB 3.0 port, USB 2.0 port and SD card reader.
Price and Availability
There is no word on pricing of the device yet, however, the Acer Chromebase will go on sale in North America and Asia-Pacific in second quarter of 2015.
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